Job Ability

  • Steal items from enemy.
  • Obtained: Thief Level 5
  • Recast Time: 5:00
  • Duration: Instant


  • Success rate is dependent on user's level in comparison with the enemy's level.
  • Certain enemy families are easier to steal from than others.
  • Usage of this ability from behind the target seems to slightly enhance its success rate.
  • Adds a small amount of enmity to the user.
  • Causes a disengaged enemy to engage the user.
  • In Ballista, Steal allows the user to steal petras.
  • Using Feint and then Steal may increase the success rate.
  • The target's HP seems to greatly affect success rate (i.e., lower HP may yield higher success rate).Verification Needed
  • No longer shares a recast timer with Despoil.

Macro Syntax

  • /ja "Steal" <t>

Equipment that Enhances this Trait

Equipment Level Type Enhancement Obtained
Rabbit Charm 7 Neck Steal+1 NM: Jaggedy-Eared Jack
Key Ring Belt 20 Waist Steal+1 Quest: Bait and Switch
Rogue's Ring 50 Ring Latent Effect: Steal+3 BCNM: Treasure and Tribulations, Hostile Herbivores
Rogue's Armlets 52 Hands Steal+1 Quest: Borghertz's Sneaky Hands
Rogue's Bonnet 54 Head Steal+1 Quest: As Thick as Thieves
Rogue's Culottes 56 Legs Steal+1 Treasure Coffer: Castle Oztroja
Rogue's Culottes +1 74 Legs Steal+1 Sagheera in Port Jeuno
Rogue's Poulaines 60 Feet Steal+2 Quest: Hitting the Marquisate
Rogue's Poulaines +1 74 Feet Steal+2 Sagheera in Port Jeuno
Thief's Kote 70 Hands Steal+3 NM: Tonberry Tracker
Bartholomew's Knife 71 Dagger Steal+2 Trade Buccaneer's Knife to ??? in Ve'Lugannon Palace
Rogue's Armlets +1 74 Hands Steal+1 Sagheera in Port Jeuno
Assassin's Culottes 74 Legs Steal+5 Dynamis - Beaucedine

Dynamis - Tavnazia

Assassin's Culottes +1 75 Legs Steal+5 Sagheera in Port Jeuno
Barathrum 99 Ammo Steal+3 NM: Warder of Faith

As a result, the maximum Steal enhancement that a Thief can receive is a constant Steal+15, or Steal+18 with Rogue's Ring, active only with less than 75% HP and less than 100% TP.